E-bike Battery Design for Long Life – Introduction to Safety Monitoring
ECOpro Technology BV
The basics of battery safety monitoring are explained. Besides cell quality, stress and temperature determine lithium-ion battery lifetime. The lecture explains the stress factor by means of practical tests, performed at CALCE’s lab. It further explains how to design e-bike batteries for longer lifetime.
James Post is an e-bike battery technology consultant; in high tech electronics since 1975. From 2011 he specialized in e-bike batteries; his consultancy ranges from second opinions to full designs. He trained 100’s of e-bike dealers in how lithium batteries work, how to optimally store them and test batteries.